FINDING SUPPORT AND HELP NEAR YOU
- West Sussex County Council – Connect to support
You can search this site for information, advice and contacts for many different situations. It covers health and wellbeing, help with caring for someone and a lot more.
Click here to visit connect to support
- Age UK – Horsham District
Wide ranging services for older people that cover the whole of Horsham District, from Amberley and Bramber in the south to Rudgwick and Rusper in the north. If you think we can help with advice, a friendly helping hand in your home, help when coming home from hospital or a regular visitor please contact us.
Click here to visit Age UK – Horsham District
Phone: 01403 260 560
- Alzheimer’s Society
Dementia connect is Alzheimer’s Society’s comprehensive services directory for people affected by Dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It will help you find local groups and activities for people living with dementia, their carers, family and friends.
Click here to visit Alzheimer’s Society directory
Click here for publications and fact sheets
Alzheimer’s Society Sussex Helpline (9.30-4.30pm weekdays)
Phone: 01403 213017
- Carers Support West Sussex
Providing help and support for carers. Many carers do not see themselves as such because they see themselves as a parent, spouse or partner, son or daughter, relative, friend or neighbour.1 in 10 of the population are carers. As a result carers often miss out on services, support, advice and benefits which may be available
Carers Support can help carers from all communities across West Sussex by providing practical information and emotional support.
Click here to visit Carers Support
- Admiral Nursing Direct
Specialist dementia nurses will prevent crises and help families manage dementia symptoms more effectively to stop unnecessary admissions to care homes and hospitals.
Phone: 0800 888 6678
9.15am – 4.45pm on Monday to Friday
Additionally between 6pm – 9pm on Wednesday and Thursday